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July 1, 1953 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in History

  • Henry Percy, 11th duke of Northumberland and godchild of Elizabeth II (d. 1995)

Deaths in History

  • Azzedine Bey, Tunisian heir to the throne, murdered
  • Jacob D du Toit [Totius], South African poet/theologist, dies
1953 in History